Fields full of winter Thrushes from Chevington to inland sites like Powburn.
Bullfinches have started pairing up.
The locals are stalking Roe Deer
... I even ventured into the hills. Buzzards, Siskin, Meadow pipits and Crossbills. There seems to be a huge pine crop everywhere which probably explains the lack of Crossbills on the coast this winter.
Well spring isn't far off with Skylarks singing (10 at Chev).